DW Correspondent Freed in Burundi

[Deutsche Welle] Antediteste Niragiri has been released from Burundian police custody. The DW correspondent had been handed over by authorities after spending several days jailed in the Democratic Republic of Congo.

[Deutsche Welle] Antediteste Niragiri has been released from Burundian police custody. The DW correspondent had been handed over by authorities after spending several days jailed in the Democratic Republic of Congo.

source: AllAfrica News: Burundi

Sub-Saharan Africans Trade Europe for Morocco

[Deutsche Welle] Morocco is a transit country for many sub-Saharan Africans on their way to Europe. But some now prefer not to risk their lives crossing the Mediterranean Sea, opting instead for a new life in Morocco itself.

[Deutsche Welle] Morocco is a transit country for many sub-Saharan Africans on their way to Europe. But some now prefer not to risk their lives crossing the Mediterranean Sea, opting instead for a new life in Morocco itself.

source: AllAfrica News: Morocco

Magufuli Fires Energy Minister Over Mineral Sand Saga

[Citizen] Dar es Salaam -President John Magufuli wants energy and mineral minister Prof Sospeter Muhongo to reconsider his position after he was implicated in the mineral sand saga report.

[Citizen] Dar es Salaam -President John Magufuli wants energy and mineral minister Prof Sospeter Muhongo to reconsider his position after he was implicated in the mineral sand saga report.

source: AllAfrica News: Tanzania

Afcon 2019 Qualifiers – Coach Sang Ndong Unveils Squad to Face Benin

[Daily Observer] Ahead of the upcoming 2019 Africa Cup of Nations Qualifier against Benin, the Scorpions’ Head Coach Sang Ndong has named a 24-man squad to face Benin.

[Daily Observer] Ahead of the upcoming 2019 Africa Cup of Nations Qualifier against Benin, the Scorpions' Head Coach Sang Ndong has named a 24-man squad to face Benin.

source: AllAfrica News: Gambia

Call for President Barrow to Appoint Vice President

[Daily Observer] A Senior Lawyer of The Gambia Bar Association has called on The Gambia’s new President Adama Barrow to adhere to the constitution and appoint a vice president without delay.

[Daily Observer] A Senior Lawyer of The Gambia Bar Association has called on The Gambia's new President Adama Barrow to adhere to the constitution and appoint a vice president without delay.

source: AllAfrica News: Gambia

Somali PM to Visit Troops At Balli Doogle Airbase

[Shabelle] Somali Prime Minister Hassan Ali Khaire and a delegation he is leading is expected to pay a short visit to Lower Shabelle region, to boost moral of the troops fighting against Al shabaab.

[Shabelle] Somali Prime Minister Hassan Ali Khaire and a delegation he is leading is expected to pay a short visit to Lower Shabelle region, to boost moral of the troops fighting against Al shabaab.

source: AllAfrica News: Somalia

Women’s Dept Gets Less Than What Nkandla Upgrade Cost

[News24Wire] The department of women in the Presidency’s budget allocation for 2017/18, which stands at R206m, is less than the government’s R249m upgrade to President Jacob Zuma’s private residence in Nkandla.

[News24Wire] The department of women in the Presidency's budget allocation for 2017/18, which stands at R206m, is less than the government's R249m upgrade to President Jacob Zuma's private residence in Nkandla.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa